Jalaid Banner

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Jalaid Banner
扎赉特旗
Banner
Jalaid Qi
Jalaid is located in Inner Mongolia
Jalaid
Jalaid
Location in Inner Mongolia
Coordinates: 46°43′N 122°54′E / 46.717°N 122.900°E / 46.717; 122.900Coordinates: 46°43′N 122°54′E / 46.717°N 122.900°E / 46.717; 122.900
Country People's Republic of China
Region Inner Mongolia
League Hinggan League
Area
 • Total 11,000 km2 (4,000 sq mi)
Elevation 192 m (630 ft)
Population
 • Total 400,000
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard Time (UTC+8)
Postal code 137600
Area code(s) 0482
Website http://www.zlt.gov.cn/

Jalaid Banner, officially Jalaid Qi (Mongolian: ᠵᠠᠯᠠᠢᠳ ᠬᠣᠰᠢᠭᠤ Jalaid qosiɣu; simplified Chinese: 扎赉特旗; traditional Chinese: 紮賚特旗; pinyin: Zālàitè Qí) Zhalaite Banner, Hinggan League is a banner under the jurisdiction of Hinggan League in the northeast of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China.Jalaid Mongols live here.

Administration[edit]

Jalaid has jurisdiction over 7 towns and 8 villages. The administrative center is Inder (音德尔镇).

Geography[edit]

Jalaid is surrounded by the Shenshan Mountains.

Economy[edit]

Major economic sectors include timber production, sheep farming, cereal crops and livestock export.

Town twinning[edit]

It has had a formal friendship link with Portsmouth, England since May 2004.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Portsmouth City Council. "Zha Lai Te Qi, China China: Friendship Link with Portsmouth since 2004". Retrieved 2009-01-05. 

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